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Switzerland, Canada And UK Are The Best Countries In The World, Report finds

Switzerland, Canada And UK Are The Best Countries In The World, Report finds

This may sound like a broken record but Canada has been named the second best country in the world yet again. Switzerland was ranked third in the citizenship category, based on its respect for property rights, gender equality, distribution of political power, and care for the environment, human rights and religious freedom. Germany’s ranking in three categories — openness for ... Read More »

US Gov. Robert Bentley impeachment effort remains stalled in the House

Robert Bentley impeachment effort remains stalled in the House

House Judiciary Committee treads lightly on Robert Bentley impeachment probe. An impeachment probe into Gov. Robert Bentley’s relationship with his former top staffer remains stalled in the Alabama House of Representatives, even as some legislators push for its revival. The House Judiciary Committee, charged with investigating Bentley for possible impeachment, voted Tuesday to continue a pause that began in the ... Read More »

Jurgen Kantner: Body of beheaded German national found in Sulu

Jurgen Kantner: Body of beheaded German national found in Sulu

The Philippines military has found Jurgen Kantner’s body on the island of Jolo. The German national was taken hostage from his yacht on November 5 along with a companion and beheaded by Islamist militants. Troops under Joint Task Force Sulu discovered Kantner’s cadaver on Saturday afternoon at the vicinity of Sitio Talibang, Barangay Buanza in Indanan, Sulu, reported the joint ... Read More »

Japanese man crushed to death by six-tonne porn collection

Japanese man crushed to death by six-tonne porn collection

We’d say this is one advantage of streaming porn on the internet rather than owning x-rated magazines. A 50-year-old man appears to have died after his six ton collection of x-rated porn magazines allegedly fell on top of him. Not only that, but his body wasn’t discovered until six months later when his landlord stopped by to inquire about why ... Read More »

Ivanka Trump Red Dress at Speech to Congress (Watch)

Ivanka Trump Red Dress at Speech to Congress (Watch)

Who Designed Ivanka Trump And Melania Trump’s Joint Session Of Congress Outfits?. First daughter Ivanka Trump wore a slinky, off-the-shoulder outfit to her father’s first speech before a joint session of Congress, which has enraged critics who believe the dress to be inappropriate. Social media flooded with comments like “your bra is showing.” But despite the backlash, the strap is ... Read More »

Mile-long underground ISIS training camp uncovered outside of Mosul

Mile-long underground ISIS training camp uncovered outside of Mosul

The interior of the underground Tadmour Base that Iraqi army commanders claim was used by ISIS militants to train foreign fighters and teens in southern Mosul was discovered. Iraqi commanders said there is evidence of ISIS using the base to train foreign fighters, children and teens for bombings and warfare. An Iraqi commander said: “It is designed as part of ... Read More »

Tunisian Officers charged with failure to help tourists in massacre

Tunisian Officers charged with failure to help tourists in massacreTunisian Officers charged with failure to help tourists in massacre

Officers ‘charged’ with failure to help tourists during Tunisia massacre which killed three Irish people. Sofian Sliti, a spokesman for Tunisia’s judicial counter-terrorism investigations, told Reuters Tuesday that six guards from the Imperial Marhaba Hotel had been charged with failing to help the tourists in a manner that resulted in their deaths. The spokesman added that another 14 people had ... Read More »

Apple among corporations supporting transgender Gavin Grimm in Supreme Court case

Apple among corporations supporting transgender Gavin Grimm in Supreme Court case

Apple and 52 other major U.S. corporations have signed a legal brief in support of Gavin Grimm, a transgender student whose case involving public bathroom usage rights is being heard by the Supreme Court. Fifty-three companies signed the brief supporting Grimm’s arguments. In Silicon Valley, that list includes Apple, Intel, eBay, LinkedIn, Box, NetApp, PayPal and Yahoo. Amazon and Microsoft ... Read More »